Family seeks LPN in the Delray Beach area to care for a 65 year old individual with Alzheimer and other psychiatric issues.
Individual lives with husband and small dog (Candidate does NOT take care of dog, or take dog out with them). The Agency will issue a business credit card to the hired person.
All Week 8:00 AM-9:00 PM
·Experience with Alzheimer’s, Dementia and some psychiatric issues a must!
·Must be personable with reliable transportation to drive clients to doctors appointments, shopping, entertainment, beauty appointments, lunch and dinner.
·Administer Prescribed medications, noting times and amounts on patient's chart.
·Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patient's conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action.
·Attentive to patient’s needs.
·Work as part of a healthcare team to better ensure client's needs are met
·Help patient with bathing, dressing, maintaining personal hygiene
·Make appointments, keep records
·Provide medical treatment or personal care, such as cooking, keeping rooms orderly, seeing that patients are comfortable and in good spirits, or instructing family members in simple nursing tasks.
·Set up equipment and prepare medical treatment.
·Light housekeeping, laundry, and make beds.